Best Spots For Freelancers And Hot Desking in London

Being a freelancer in London can often feel like an uphill slog; finding structure can be difficult without the rigour of office hours, and finding a spot with a healthy WiFi speed can be impossible at times... so let us hook you up with some solid remote working ideas. We've collected the best bar and restaurants for hot desking in London so you can get your work done in stylish surrounds. 

Last updated on 9th November 2023

The Victoria

This beloved Dalston boozer isn't just a haven for live music and Friday night antics, it's also a cracking place to settle in and crack on with work. In the daytime, it provides a cosy nook for the freelance community to crack on and enjoy a pint once they're all done.

The Victory

While you're on the move it can be difficult to find a place to work (and even better, one with sockets). The Victory in Waterloo is a modern British pub offering a relaxed space to get your jobs done in the company of fine food and wine, like harissa houmous, plus salt and pepper squid.


If you're looking to hot desk, FAIM in Fitzrovia offers a laid-back space that's ideal for working. Enjoy a relaxing atmosphere here, all while you scoff down a variety of mouthwatering plates and pastries. As for drinks? Expect plenty of coffee and tea.


Housed inside a Grade II-listed Georgian mansion, this Hammersmith members club is providing you with the perfect place to freelance in London. Set yourself up in one of their many rooms where you'll be able to work in peace, before stopping for lunch or a coffee and grabbing some sun on their outdoor terrace.

Caravan Exmouth Market

Open from 8am every weekday, Exmouth Market's Caravan offers a top cafe for freelancers in London. Based in the heart of Islington, it does fantastic coffee, tasty breakfast and lunches, and offers a relaxed spot for working in or out on their al fresco terrace.